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Taylor Hall scores overtime winner and Edmonton edges Islanders 3-2

  • New York Islanders' Anders Lee (27) and goalie Evgeni Nabokov (20) keep Edmonton Oilers' Matt Hendricks (23) off-balance during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Edmonton, Alberta, on Thursday, March 6, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)

    New York Islanders' Anders Lee (27) and goalie Evgeni Nabokov (20) keep Edmonton Oilers' Matt Hendricks (23) off-balance during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Edmonton, Alberta, on Thursday, March 6, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)  (The Associated Press)

  • New York Islanders' Frans Nielsen (51) and Calvin de Haan (44) celebrate a goal against the Edmonton Oilers during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Edmonton, Alberta, on Thursday, March 6, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)

    New York Islanders' Frans Nielsen (51) and Calvin de Haan (44) celebrate a goal against the Edmonton Oilers during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Edmonton, Alberta, on Thursday, March 6, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)  (The Associated Press)

  • New York Islanders' Anders Lee (27) and Edmonton Oilers' Andrew Ference (21) look for the rebound as Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens (30) makes a save during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Edmonton, Alberta, on Thursday, March 6, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)

    New York Islanders' Anders Lee (27) and Edmonton Oilers' Andrew Ference (21) look for the rebound as Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens (30) makes a save during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Edmonton, Alberta, on Thursday, March 6, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Franson)  (The Associated Press)

Taylor Hall scored the overtime winner and the Edmonton Oilers rebounded from a listless start to earn a 3-2 come-from-behind victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday night.

The Oilers got the win after trailing 2-0 after the second period.

Sam Gagner stole a puck in the neutral zone and went around defender Brian Strait before sending it on net, where Hall was able to slip it past goalie Evgeni Nabokov 2:29 into overtime.

Ryan Smyth and Philip Larsen also scored for the Oilers, who have won two games in a row and are 7-2-2 in their past 11 games.

Frans Nielsen and Anders Lee scored for the Islanders, who have lost 10 of their past 13 games.

The Islanders have also lost 10 games this season in which they led heading into the third period.